The Resource Black Lick and Plaster Banks Turnpike

Black Lick and Plaster Banks Turnpike

Label
Black Lick and Plaster Banks Turnpike, 1851-1860
Title
Black Lick and Plaster Banks Turnpike
Inclusive dates
1851-1860
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This record contains letters sent, certificates of stock subscriptions and a petition for the appointment of a new director. Period covered: 1851-1854, 1856, 1858-1860
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Board of Public Works (search author as Virginia Board of Public Works)
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Action
Accessioned
Biographical or historical data
An act of the General Assembly approved March 6, 1851, authorized the county courts of Smyth and Wythe counties and the Board of Public Works to each appoint one director to constitute a board to superintend construction of a turnpike from "some suitable point in Wythe County on either the Southwestern Turnpike or the Tazewell Courthouse and Fancy Gap Turnpike, passing through Black Lick settlement in Wythe County to Plaster Banks in Smyth County."
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 214
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Black Lick and Plaster Banks Turnpike
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Board of Public Works record group (RG#57)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
19
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485370
Type of unit
items.

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